AFRL Plans UAS Terminal-Area Detect-and-Avoid Demo

MQ-9 Reaper
Credit: USAF
As a next step in integrating Pentagon unmanned aircraft into national airspace, the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) is developing plans for a demonstration of detect-and-avoid (DAA) technologies enabling operations in the potentially busy airport terminal area. AFRL has released a request...
Graham Warwick

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